Wallenius Wilhelmsen

Monday, January 23, 2023

World’s First Wind-Powered Car Carrier Project Gets EU Funding

The world’s first wind-powered roll-on/roll-off vessel project has received EUR 9 million in EU funding, some of which will be used to install a test

January 23, 2023
Total Views: 1535

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
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Surging Car Carrier Rates Add to Auto Industry’s Supply Chain Woes

By Alex Longley (Bloomberg) — The car industry, already grappling with a shortage of semi-conductors, is now seeing another source of supply-chain

September 21, 2022
Total Views: 1580

Thursday, September 8, 2022
Press Releases

ABB and Wallenius Marine introduce pioneering digital offering driving efficiency gains for ships

ABB and shipping company Wallenius Marine today introduced OVERSEA – the maritime industry’s first digital offering and fleet support center available as a

September 8, 2022
Total Views: 198

Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Sees Strong Demand for Ro-Ro Shipping

Oslo-based Ro-Ro shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen has reported another strong quarter for roll-on/roll-off shipping despite challenges in the global

August 16, 2022
Total Views: 2666

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Reports Strong Start to 2022 Despite Challenges

Leading roll-on/roll-off shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen is reporting a strong start to 2022 driven by performance in its shipping segment. The company

May 3, 2022
Total Views: 1631

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Reports Strong Q4 Earnings Amid RoRo Sector Recovery

Leading roll-on/roll-off shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen reported strong fourth quarter results on Tuesday, driven by improved freight rates in shipping

February 8, 2022
Total Views: 1241

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Auto Transport Company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Reports Record Quarterly Earnings

Norwegian roll-on/roll-off shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen has reported third quarter earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization

November 9, 2021
Total Views: 979

Thursday, July 15, 2021

Volkswagen Signs Charters for Four More LNG-Powered Car Carriers

Volkswagen Group has announced long-term charters for four additional LNG-powered car carriers. The four new ships are planned to enter service by the end of

July 15, 2021
Total Views: 1779

Monday, July 12, 2021

CIMC Raffles to Construct Dual Fuel Car Carriers for Wallenius

Chinese shipbuilder CIMC Raffles has received an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for up to six low emission LNG-powered car carriers

July 12, 2021
Total Views: 1963

Monday, March 1, 2021

Wallenius Wilhelmsen to Reactivate More Ships Amid Improving Market Conditions

Wallenius Wilhelmsen will return three more ships from cold lay-up as it continues to reactivate its fleet amid improving market conditions. The privately-held

March 1, 2021
Total Views: 4038

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Unveils Plan for Wind-Powered RoRo to Debut in 2025

Wallenius Wilhelmsen has announced plans for a wind-powered pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) as the Norwegian and Swedish-based shipping company seeks to

February 17, 2021
Total Views: 3058

Press Releases

Wallenius Wilhelmsen plans world’s first full scale wind-powered RoRo ship

Press Release – Today, we announce our most ambitious sustainability initiative to date: The Orcelle Wind – a wind-powered Pure Car and Truck Carrier

February 17, 2021
Total Views: 1919

Thursday, January 7, 2021

Wallenius Wilhelmsen to Reactivate Ships from Cold Lay-Up

Norwegian ro-ro shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen says it will be returning ships from cold lay-up as market conditions improve. In response to the

January 7, 2021
Total Views: 26817

Thursday, June 18, 2020
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Maritime News

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Enters Guilty Plea in Australian Cartel Investigation

Norwegian-based shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean AS is likely facing millions of dollars in fines after pleading guilty today in Australian federal

June 18, 2020
Total Views: 560

Friday, May 1, 2020
Maritime News

ARC Wins Major Global Household Goods Contract from U.S. Transportation Command

U.S.-flag ro-ro carrier ARC has been awarded a major contract to provide global relocation services for the Department of Defense and U.S. Coast Guard. The

May 1, 2020
Total Views: 193

Wednesday, March 25, 2020
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Wallenius Wilhelmsen Announces 2,500 Temporary Layoffs in U.S. and Mexico

Wallenius Wilhelmsen has announced temporary layoffs of 2,500 workers as it suspends operations at several land-based processing facilities in the U.S. and

March 25, 2020
Total Views: 209

Monday, March 23, 2020
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Maritime News

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Mothballs Vessels, Cuts Dividend

OSLO, March 23 (Reuters) – Shipping firm Wallenius Wilhelmsen, which transports cars and other vehicles from factories to markets, has cut its

March 23, 2020
Total Views: 247

Friday, August 23, 2019
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Maritime News

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Charged with Criminal Cartel Conduct in Australia

SYDNEY, Aug 23 (Reuters) – Norwegian shipping company Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean AS (WWO) has been charged with criminal cartel conduct, Australian

August 23, 2019
Total Views: 131

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
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Maritime News

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Earnings Hit by Rising Bunker Costs, Low Rates

Rising bunker prices and low shipping rates negatively impacted Wallenius Wilhelmsen’s earnings in the third quarter. The Norwegian shipping group

November 7, 2018
Total Views: 7

Monday, September 5, 2016
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Wilhelmsen and Wallenius Agree to Merger Deal

International maritime group Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding and shipping company Wallenius Lines have signed a letter of intent to combine their jointly owned

September 5, 2016
Total Views: 106